The Role:

Tiny Jungles is seeking a part time Retail Associate with existing plant knowledge and retail experience. We are a boutique plant studio in the Gowanus neighborhood of Brooklyn. Our open hours are currently Thursday-Saturday 12-5pm (15 hours). We have plans to add Sundays in the near future and the new hire will manage the Sunday shift, 11am-4pm or 12pm-5pm (5 hours).

  • Welcoming customers and being attentive of their needs while shopping
  • Assisting customers with their plant/planter selections
  • Managing transactions via Shopify POS
  • Scheduling and confirming weekly deliveries
  • Pulling/packing online orders and prepping pick up orders
  • Assisting Cornershop delivery staff with orders and transactions
  • Potting plants for customer orders
  • Maintaining plant inventory, assisting with product descriptions, and product uploads
  • Pricing items on the floor, labeling as needed
  • Watering plants, unpacking plants and planters, and displaying in a compelling manner
  • Cleaning the shelves and general shop upkeep throughout the shift
  • Managing capacity of guests to maintain a comfortable shopping experience
  • Saturday shifts are a must, 15-20 hours total per week

Your Qualifications and Skills:

  • 2-3 years retail experience, preferably in a plant shop, garden center, or floral shop
  • Passion for house plants and willingness to learn about their benefits to our living and working spaces
  • Ability to identify house plants and speak to their best lighting and watering conditions
  • Customer service focused with a friendly demeanor and willingness to educate customers on the best plants for their environment
  • Shopify POS experience is a plus
  • Comfortable trouble shooting the POS and WIFI as needed
  • Detail oriented and strong organizational skill set
  • Visual Merchandising and passion for Interior Design are a plus
  • Team player, excellent communicator, and ability to lift 50 pounds regularly
  • High School diploma

Email us your resume if you are interested in the position,